Good Options for Independence

Good Options for Independence 19 Wealthy Avenue. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-344-8244 We are a small not for profit, all volunteer organization that was formed to help those with physical challenges live within our community. We have Physical Therapists on our Board who help us identify those needs and we give help in getting small medical equipment or home…

Gladys Allen Brigham Community Center

Gladys Allen Brigham Community Center 165 East Street. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-442-5174 brighamcenter.org The Brigham Center is a multi-service organization working to empower children and youth, with a special emphasis on girls, to become responsible, confident and personally fulfilled individuals. We strive to see a continued progression in program quality, in populations served and diversity…

Christian Center

Christian Center 193 Robbins Avenue. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-443-2828 christiancenterpittsfield.org The Christian Center seeks to “uplift the community by empowering individuals with dignity, nourishment and hope”. Children and adult programs strengthen family values and community ties. The Christian Center is committed to the principle that poverty’s cycle can be broken only by giving people the tools.…

Boys and Girls Club of the Berkshires

Boys and Girls Club of the Berkshires 16 Melville Street. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-448-8258 www.bgcberkshires.org The mission of the Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires, Inc., is to enhance the quality of life for youth as participating members of a richly diverse society.  With emphasis on being socially and economically inclusive, the Boys & Girls Club…

Berkshire United Way

Berkshire United Way200 South Street. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-442-6948 berkshireunitedway.org Berkshire United Way has served 26 towns throughout Berkshire County for over 90 years, mobilizing the resources necessary to address the most pressing issues and lead the way to a thriving community. As part of a global network, we focus on creating lasting change by…

AdLib

AdLib215 North Street. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-442-7047 adlibcil.org AdLib is the Independent Living Center for Berkshire County.   AdLib is a non-profit organization whose mission is to empower people with disabilities to live more independently and have control of their own lives.

Herman Melville’s Arrowhead – Owned and Operated by the Berkshire Historical Society

Herman Melville’s Arrowhead – Owned and Operated by the Berkshire Historical Society780 Holmes Road. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-442-1793 mobydick.org Arrowhead was author Herman Melville’s home from 1850 to 1862, where he wrote the great American novel Moby-Dick and other works. It is also home to the Berkshire Historical Society, which hosts house tours, gardens, nature…